Funeral directors and funeral home owners constantly strive to improve themselves for their community and the families they serve.
Unfortunately, they don’t often get the recognition they deserve. That’s why Frazer Consultants regularly features the accomplishments of funeral directors and funeral homes in our Funeral Home Happenings blog. See what your peers and colleagues have been up to lately!
Funeral Directors Participate in Vigil
Funeral directors in Columbus, Georgia held a vigil with local ministers to unite the community and call for an end to the violence that’s led to 29 deaths.
Read more at U.S. News.
Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center Helps Fulfill Lifelong Dream
The staff at Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center helped Ms. Jessie achieve her bucket list goal of riding in a fire truck. The firefighters took Ms. Jessie around the town and even allowed her to use the siren. The ride was arranged with the help of the Senior Dream Center, an organization that reaches out to “nursing home residents, assisted living facilities, hospice programs, home-bound individuals, and adult day care facilities – regardless of age – to help make their dreams come true.” Click here to watch videos of Ms. Jessie’s trip in the fire truck.
To learn more, visit the Senior Dream Center’s Facebook page or call 937-399-2811.
Funeral Home Honored as Business of the Month
Huff & Lakjer Funeral Home recently received Lansdale’s Business of the Month award. The funeral home, located in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, has been serving the area community since 1878.
Read more at North Penn Life.
Michigan Funeral Homes Collecting Items for Hurricane Victims
Funeral homes throughout Michigan are working together to collect items for those affected by the recent hurricanes.
Read more at WILX.
Farris Funeral Service & Crematory Celebrates 65th Anniversary
The Farris Funeral Service & Crematory of Virginia will celebrate their 65th anniversary by holding a Q&A focused on cremation. The event is free and open to the public.
Read more at Bristol Herald Courier.
Geisen Funeral Home Celebrates 150 Years
Geisen Funeral Home is celebrating their 150 years of serving the Crown Point, Indiana community. The funeral home first began as a furniture store back in 1867.
Read more at NWI.com.
If you or someone you know deserves recognition, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’d love to feature you or them in our next installment of Funeral Home Happenings!
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